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Nov 15, 2012 7:00pm PST
. mimi chakirova, thank you so much for joining us inside our war room. director of "her war." up next, the latest from our series "feeding the need" how going over the fiscal cliff could mean children going hungry. that story is next and it is one you'll only find in "the war room." the chill of peppermint. the rich dark chocolate. york peppermint pattie get the sensation. ♪ ♪ and so is head & shoulders deep clean. [ male announcer ] with 7 benefits it goes deep to remove grease, gunk and flakes. deep. like me. [ male announcer ] head & shoulders deep clean for men. ♪ ♪ jennifer speaks truth to power. >>the bottom line is we need an amendment. >>now it's your turn. connect with "the war room" jennifer granholm. >>it's a call to arms. make your voice heard. >> jennifer: in tonight's edition of our series look at hunger in america currently feeding the need. we look at the problem of mothers and children going hungry. if the domestic spending cuts go through, $543 million is scheduled to be slashed from the budget of wic, the
Nov 15, 2012 9:00pm PST
, their ranks more than doubled. the film's director, mimi chakirova spent nearly a month on los angeles's skid row reporting on this crisis for the center for investigative reportings's eye files. tonight we're so pleased to be able to welcome mimi inside the war room. thank you for joining us. >> thank you for having me. >> jennifer: you've gone into it. you've been embedded there. why are so many of the women homeless? >> you know, one of the reasons is that when women come back from serving their country many of them have a very difficult time readjusting to civilian life because of what happened to them while they were in the military. there are two other factors. why women join in the first place. many of these women join at a very young age. we're talking about 18, 19. >> jennifer: maybe they had no other options. >> they had no other options. they joined to serve their country but it is a ticket out of their neighborhoods and poverty. when they return, they don't have resources. very easy to exhaust those r
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